Wednesday July 29th, 2015
Wednesday July 29th, 2015

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Prepare for Enyeama’s exit, Rufai tells Oliseh

Vincent Enyeama

  /   in News, Sports, Trending 1:53 am

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Peter Rufai has told newly appointed coach, Sunday Oliseh to have a standby goal tender that Read More →

Ooni of Ife, Oba Sijuade is dead

Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuade

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The Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuade Olubose II, is dead. He was 85 years old. The foremost Oba died in London at about Read More →

Okorocha’s symbolic handshake with Obama


  /   in Trending, Viewpoint 6:02 am

A picture they say speaks a thousand word, because of its ability to quickly convey so much meaning with so little, if any, e Read More →

For now, no government has got one naira under bailout arrangement – Oshiomhole


  /   in News, Trending 1:24 pm

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State says contrary to insinuations in many quarters, no state has got a kobo from the Feder Read More →

Gowon: Nigeria is better off with Igbos

(FILES)- A March 2, 2012 file photo shows an Ohafia cultural troupe entertaining bystanders during the burial of Nigeria's secessionist leader Odumegwu Ojukwu at his native Nnewi country home, in Anambra State eastern Nigeria. Odumegwu Ojukwu, who championed the campaign for an independent Republic of Biafra in eastern Nigeria in the 1960s culminating in a 30-month civil war which left more than a million dead was buried at his Nnewi family home in Anambra State. Its name is synonomous with the declaration of independence and updates on the brutal conflict that followed, but nearly 50 years after Nigeria's civil war, Radio Biafra is again making headlines. AFP PHOTO

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Nigeria’s wartime leader, Gen Yakubu Gowon, says “Nigeria is better off with Igbos.” He spoke while delivering an orati Read More →

NYSC bars pregnant women, nursing mothers, PG students from service


  /   in News, Trending 9:28 pm

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has barred pregnant women, nursing mothers and students engaged in postgraduate studi Read More →

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Rap kings at war: Drake lambasts Meek Mill

Drake and Meek Mill

  /   in Entertainment, News 7:22 pm

By Ogo-Oluwa Adelakun In another exchange of lyrical attacks between two popular rap artists, Drake and Meek Mill, rap fans h Read More →

DJ Gosporella decries lack of quality music promoters in Nigeria

DJ Gosporella

  /   in Music

A popular gospel music disc jockey, DJ Gosporella, on Wednesday in Lagos decried the lack of quality music promoters in the c Read More →

Fans besiege Alex Usifo, Tony Umez in Warri

Alex Usifo, Tony Umez  in Warri

  /   in Entertainment, News

Nollywood stars, Alex Usifo and Tony Umez were the cynosure of attraction at the Church of God Mission International Incorpor Read More →

Bobbi Kristina’s funeral to hold on Saturday

Late Bobbi Kristina

  /   in Entertainment, News

Autopsy was done yesterday and although initial reports suggest there was no evidence of foul play, the full results will rem Read More →

Femi Branch, Lilian Bach, Shan George storm Calabar


  /   in Entertainment, News 9:26 pm

Charismatic Nollywood actor Femi Branch is currently on location in Calabar shooting a movie titled One Good Man. The movie i Read More →

Kollington Ayinla, Salawa Abeni back in each other’s arms

kollington & Abeni

  /   in Entertainment, News

For those in tune with Fuji music in the 1980s, the names, Sir Kollinton Ayinla and Queen Salawa Abeni would be remembered as Read More →

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Obasanjo very cunning, Tinubu very clever – Alamieyeseigha

Diepreiye Alamieyeisegha

  /   in Politics 8:23 am

Former Governor Diepreye Alamieyeseigha, who is the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Elders Committee in his nat Read More →

How God, US made me — Buhari

Obama and Buhari

  /   in Politics

Shortly after the August 1983 military coup that brought a 40-year-old Muhammadu Buhari to power, he received a phone call fr Read More →

Senate minority leader: How Akpabio exploited rift between Manager, Sekibo

Gov Akpabio

  /   in Politics

Prior to last Tuesday’s resumption of the Senate after a one-month adjournment, speculations were rife in some quarters tha Read More →

Buhari needs to partner town unions to address devt issues in South East zone – Chief Diwe

President Muhammadu Buhari chairs the meeting of the Peace and Security Council at the 25th AU Summit in Johannesburg on Saturday

  /   in News, Politics

I don’t know why people harp on irrelevancies. Buhari made an innocent, realistic observation about his natural limitations Read More →

Anambra PDP: A New beginning


  /   in Politics 12:08 am

Major stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Anambra State put aside their historical differences last Saturda Read More →

How Tinubu lured five govs out of PDP — Tony Momoh


  /   in Politics 6:14 am

Former Minister of Information, Prince Tony Momoh in this interview speaks among others on the import of President Mohammadu Read More →

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Champions League: Fatai outshines Musa

Kehinde Fatai

  /   in Sports 11:00 pm

Lesser known Nigeria striker Kehinde Fatai scored to outshine compatriot Ahmed Musa in a UEFA Champions League third qualifyi Read More →

Don’t distract Oliseh, Akanni warns NFF


  /   in News, Sports

Former Nigeria international, Waidi Akanni is worried over the dimension the employment of the new Super Eagles coach, Sunday Read More →

Masai, Mutombo, Udoka for GOA basketball camp


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The coaches for the 2015 Giants of Africa basketball camp have been confirmed as the three-day programme gets set for the jum Read More →

Buhari releases N2.9b for Sports, insists on accountability


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The Director General of the National Sports Commission, Mallam Alhassan Yakmut has warned that any coach who fails in the for Read More →

All Africa Games: Nigeria’s contingent to departs for Brazzaville August 31

TRAIL BLAZER••• Nigeria's Egwero Oghoghene (L) ompetes during the Men's 100m heat of the XIX   at the Commonwealth Games on Wednesday

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The Director General, National Sports Commission (NSC), Al-Hassan Yakmut, on Wednesday said the country’s contingent to the Read More →

LMC approves Adokiye Amiesimaka stadium for league matches

WORTHY CHAMPIONS: Players of Dolphin FC of Port Harcourt rejoice after winning the 2010/2011 NPL Leaque

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“Dolphins FC will, henceforth, play all their home matches in the League at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium, Omagwa. “This Read More →



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